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Dr. Mary McAleese, Former President of Ireland, receives inaugural Vanguard Award from GAZE LGBT Film Festival

The GAZE LGBT Film Festival has presented Dr. Mary McAleese, Former President of Ireland, with the festival’s inaugural Vanguard Award.  The award was presented by filmmaker, John Butler, on the closing night of the hugely popular film festival in Light House Cinema, Smithfield, Dublin. The special Vanguard Award was created this year by the GAZE […]

GAZE 26th LGBT Film Festival Opens With Lord Mayor of Dublin Nial Ring in attendance

GAZE 26th LGBT Film Festival Opens With Lord Mayor of Dublin Nial Ring in attendance

The GAZE LGBT Film Festival officially opened last night at Light House Cinema, with the Lord Mayor of Dublin, Nial Ring, in attendance as special guest of honour. The 26th festival opened with the Irish premiere of Riot, which charts and celebrates the history of LGBT activism in Australia, telling the story of the roots of […]

Mary McAleese to Launch “Groundbreaking” Irish LGBTI Mental Health Report

Mary McAleese to Launch “Groundbreaking” Irish LGBTI Mental Health Report

The LGBTIreland Report details the findings of a national study of the mental health and well-being of 2,264 LGBTI people in Ireland. Last year’s marriage referendum indicated the progress that has been made in Ireland over the last number of years for LGBTI people. This report shows that many LGBTI people, aged 26 and above, […]